Politics

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IOO Western Indian Ocean Perspectives 2017

In our second installment we examine Somalia, Djibouti, Seychelles and Madagascar. While politics takes centre stage in most of these countries econ...

Water diplomacy curbs resource conflict

By Wanjohi Kabukuru

[Cairo, Egypt] The majestic River Nile is many things to many people. This river considered...

Economy

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Following the money in Western Indian Ocean’s Blue Economy

By Hary Razafindsionana

[Toliary, Madagascar] The total ocean asset base of the Western Indian Ocean is estimat...

Diplomacy

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President Obama’s eco-legacy

By Wanjohi Kabukuru

[Tudor Creek, Kenya] US President Barrack Obama is sauntering into retirement with his head...

Security

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Navy General takes over as new Chief of Kenya Defence Forces

By Khatib Ramadhan
[Mombasa, Kenya] Kenya’s highly decorated Chief of the Defence Forces (CDF) General Julius Karangi has retired. After fou...

Energy

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Hydrocarbons exploitation force Mozambique and Tanzania to discuss ocean borders

Bob Gumbe and Inacio Silva
[Maputo, Mozambique] The entire border of Mozambique and Tanzania defining the terrestrial and maritime borders are defined by n...